JULY 2022: It almost feels as if we’re getting back to normal, even if the world isn’t the same place it was two years ago. Thank you to everyone who’s stuck with us through all this! We’re happy to say we’re still here, still publishing books and still working with our awesome writers. We’re even planning on restarting our Robinson House Writers get togethers this autumn. More news on that soon. Take care, enjoy the summer and as always, happy writing xx

Publish your own children’s book

We help authors independently publish a whole range of books including young children's illustrated books, early reader chapter books, middle grade books and YA novels. We also make sure all of our authors keep the rights to their work.

Writing science fiction, fantasy, steampunk?

Sixth Element Publishing is the home of Harvey Duckman Presents... We are currently open for submissions of short stories in the genres of scifi, fantasy, steampunk and horror.

An insight into the indie-publishing process

One of the best things about being an indie writer is that you have control over the whole process – what you write and how you write – and you keep total ownership of [...]

Publish with Sixth Element

We know what it’s like to finish a book – awesome and intimidating all at the same time. Once you think you’re done with your book and you’ve decided you’d like to publish it [...]

Self-publishing your book and need a hand?

As well as our publishing packages, we offer a host of services to authors who have decided that self-publishing is the way to go. So even if your book has already been published, we [...]

Build Your Online Author Platform

Writing your book is just the beginning. Once it’s published and out there, you need to market it, both in the real world and online.

Join the Robinson House Writers

Please note, after a hiatus of two years due to Covid-19 and lockdowns, we will be starting our regular writers' meetings up again soon.

Interested in writing your family history?

By Susan Lewis CBE, author of Home on the Range and Diagonal Ties. Interested in writing your family history? Let me encourage you to do it. It’s not as hard as it might seem.